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· June, 2010

Stories about East Asia from June, 2010

Laos: Vientiane's second radio station

Malaysia: Migrant worker fired for lodging complaint with government

Club of Cambodian Journalists

2010 Asia Declaration on Internet Governance

Singapore: Swiss national to be caned for train vandalism

A Swiss IT consultant in Singapore was sentenced to three strokes of the cane and five months in prison after he pleaded guilty to breaking into a Singapore train depot...

Japan: Thanks, Blue Samurai!

Taiwan: Fly, Wen Gui Hospital, Fly!

China: The end of Google.cn redirect

China: Shanghai World Expo

China: A music video's take on property prices

Taiwan: Don't call Rendy Lu “Glory of Taiwan”

Japan: Questionnaire about English ability

Japan: The Hero, Sakamoto Ryoma

Confident, charismatic, and ever so dashing, Sakamoto Ryoma has always been one of Japan's favorite historical figures. Since NHK started to broadcast the historical drama series Ryōmaden ('The Legend of...

Global: Statistics on Countries Participating in World Cup

China: Gamers need not worry over new real name rules

This summer will see the introduction of real name regulations for e-commerce entrepreneurs and online gamers. With a series of past failed attempts in China at implementing similar rules, one...

Japan: Voice tweets override election rule

Philippines: Dancing Prisoners’ Tribute to Michael Jackson

And they've done it again. Convicted criminals from Cebu Province in the Philippines danced to the tunes of the late Michael Jackson in a tribute performance marking the first death...

Singapore: No to caning

Thailand: Bangkok back to normal?

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